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Address: 19783 E Pennsylvania Ave, Dunnellon, FL 34432-6077
Phone Number: 352 643 0524
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

We rent kayaks, tubes, paddle boards we have shuttle service to take you up...

We rent kayaks, tubes, paddle boards we have shuttle service to take you up the river. Coming soon bicycles rentals and hiking tour.

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Convenient shuttle

Aquatic has a nice shuttle service and tubing. We bright our own paddle boards and used them for their shuttle. Go early they get busy and only have three vans to shuttle people... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Merritt Island, Florida
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Merritt Island, Florida
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10 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Aquatic has a nice shuttle service and tubing. We bright our own paddle boards and used them for their shuttle. Go early they get busy and only have three vans to shuttle people and tubes, kayaks and paddle boards.

Thank C4sup
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17 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Rented a tube from this organization. Got there at about 9 AM. No troubles. Teenagers running the show, but very organized. Pretty inexpensive for a full days adventure. The river is relaxing and quiet. Not a lot to do except enjoy the tranquility. Crystal-clear beautiful water. Only 72°, which can be nippy but refreshing. Recommended for fun family adventure. Good... More 

Thank Edipreta
Dunnellon, Florida
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24 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

My daughter is in town for a few weeks from Texas and one of her things to do is to float, paddle board down our beautiful river. So we stopped in to get our info for this Thursday float down.... The person in charge was sitting and on his phone never looking up and seemed to us we were bothering... More 

Thank catherine642013
Ocala, Florida
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134 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

This unassuming place next to Swampy's Restaurant is the least expensive place to rent a tube, paddle board or kayak to explore the Rainbow River.You can launch right there or use the shuttle to reach other places on the river. The Rainbow River is one of the most beautiful in Florida. It is cold. clear and full of wildlife. Staff... More 

Thank AscDac
Key Largo, Florida
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65 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

I was totally thrilled with the experience but upon return felt a bit ignored. I was uncertain where to leave the kayak and would have rated the experience a '5' had I gotten a bit more personality and assistance on completion of the journey. Please be aware no alcohol is allowed anywhere on this trip (no coolers with beer, etc)... More 

1 Thank maggie m
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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45 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

no order whatsoever, stand in random line, no sign with info, as no one there knows the routine. finally paid for 4 for shuttle after 30 min. then on to the next line, in the sun and it was a really hot day. waited for another 45 minutes for ride. squeezed on the bus and then we were brought upstream.... More 

1 Thank briammc
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

Do not support veterans. Owners exercise poor communication. Husband owner needs some communication training. We wanted to rent a Tandem, when the wife owner offered to take us up the river and drop us off for an additional $10 + $10 entrance fee. She even told us it would take at least 4 hours floating back down. We arrived at... More 

1 Thank Alex G
Milford, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

The owner of this place shouldn't be allowed to talk to customers. When I called at roughly 1pm, I was told that the last shuttle leaves at 1:30. I asked him if there's anybody else on the shuttle, because it's going to take me 25 minutes to get there and I may be cutting it close. He says "It leaves... More 

1 Thank kavisiegel
Loudonville, Ohio
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5 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

Got there on a not-too-busy day. Had read reviews from others about the lack of customer service. They were all too true. Accommodations are very poor. The trip was wonderful though!!!!!!! Nice scenery, everyone said "Hello" as they paddled by. The rented equipment was in satisfactory condition. We had five college students and three older adults. We had fun. Not... More 

1 Thank Susan V
The Villages, Florida
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44 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015

First, the Rainbow River has outstanding scenery and there is no better way to see it than by canoe or kayak on this natural wonder. I'm not sure what it would be like in the summer, but in early November with 80 degree weather it was almost perfect. Very little canoe and kayak traffic on the river so our trip... More 

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